For many enterprises today, access controls are more critical to protect customer and corporate information as compared to facilities and property. There are logical security answers, of course, to guard customer data. But there also are essential physical security strategies.
For the Central Bank of Paraguay (BCP), security is critical. As Paraguay’s highest monetary authority, and the country’s governing body on finances and economics, the institution operates a sole central office in Asuncion that encompasses several blocks of buildings, as well as three other offices around the city.
Florida Atlantic University (FAU), a leading research institution with its own medical college and 180 degree programs, is constantly growing and changing—and so its security platform needs to keep up with managing the latest developments on campus. With its use of the Software House C•CURE 9000 access control and security management system from Johnson Controls, FAU is meeting the challenge.
As part of a system-wide upgrade, Penn State transitioned to a single security management system to centralize management of the college’s video surveillance and access control functions, including the installation of wireless locks.
Wakefield Grammar School Foundation chooses a complete Tyco Security Products surveillance package that includes Illustra IP cameras and exacqVision network video recorders with exacqVision VMS software and Kantech EntraPass Access Control System pre-installed.
Tyco Security Products’ wireless intrusion system offers protection of valuable materials for Millworks Custom Manufacturing’s busy millworks facility and provides around the clock monitoring to dozens of perimeter doors. For their new security system,
High-end central London multi-zone development chooses Tyco Security Products’ C•CURE 9000 Security and Event Management system to unite its building management, access control and video surveillance systems for comprehensive management of the site’s physical security
Crime Scene Investigation — Forensic Centre, Harperley Hall. The Home Office has invested substantially in the redevelopment of Harperley Hall that has been hailed as one of the most progressive in the world. The new facilities, at a cost of £15million, have been designed to teach national and international forensic science students, and features the finest new technology available.
The county government of this well-populated region of Washington chooses Tyco Security Products’ C•CURE 9000 Security and Event Management system to upgrade its facility access control and deploy its new Lynx Network Duress and Emergency Notification System.
The Montréal Police force is innovative in both its approach to enforcing the law and advancing its own security. Instead of the typical policing method of operating a few precincts with a large number of officers at each location, this police agency enforces the law in a more distributed manner. With more than 80 sites throughout the city including 49 community stations, officers work at multiple sites throughout a given week. As activities in the city change, more officers may be needed within certain neighborhood sites and less at others. This approach to policing efforts allows the force to assign officers where they are needed most.
BOSTON—The urban campus of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston is representative of many modern metropolitan healthcare institutions today, with a main campus in a busy city center that takes advantage of every available square inch. New buildings replace existing structures, existing facilities are reconfigured, and as the institutions continue to grow, their footprint expands into surrounding suburbs in an effort to serve their growing patient and research needs.
This not-for-profit health system in Central Florida integrates its existing video surveillance, visitor management and internal IT systems with the C•CURE 9000 Security and Event Management System and iSTAR Door Controllers for comprehensive security and future scalability.
BT Northern Ireland, one of Europe’s leading providers of telecommunications services has been using the CEM AC2000 Standard Edition (AC2000 SE) system for access control and central monitoring of their many sites in Northern Ireland for over ten years.
The prestigious new Hong Kong Science Park (HKSP) has already established itself as a world-class location for product R&D, incubation and production activities for some of the world’s leading organisations. The park provides the support services and infrastructure needed to facilitate the collaboration between industry and academic / research institutions elevating Hong Kong as a major centre of innovation and technology.
This successful information technology company chooses Tyco Security Products’ hattrix access control system for ten locations and more than 600 card holders spanning seven states.
When leading oil refining industry expert Fabrica Carioca de Catalisadores decided to upgrade the security system at its 44-acre Brazilian headquarters, the company worked with Tyco to integrate new access control and video management products which ultimately resulted in an easier-to-use, more robust security system.
Jurong Island is a major chemical hub holding multi-billion dollars worth of investments in the chemical industry. CEM has supplied an integrated security management system for Jurong Island’s recently opened US$17 million Security Checkpoint.
Covering a 500 acre site, Total Lindsey Oil Refinery (LOR) is based in Immingham and is currently Britain’s third largest oil refinery with a processing capacity in excess of 10 million tonnes per annum (over 200,000 barrels per day). Coming on-stream in 1968 and having recently received a £26m investment upgrade, the facility incorporates some of the most technically advanced refining and conversion processes available in Europe.
Harland and Wolff is a heavy engineering company to the maritime, offshore oil and gas and renewable energy sectors. Located in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Harland and Wolff is one of Europe’s largest heavy engineering facilities. Purposely developed to create some of the world’s largest ocean going vessels, the world class facilities can handle the largest of structures in a safe, productive and cost effective environment.
The Port of Cork is the principal port on the south coast of Ireland, close to the major shipping lanes to Northern Europe with a cargo throughput of 9.8 M tonnes in 2004. It is Ireland’s premier trading port to continental Europe with ultra-modern facilities handling all modes of traffic such as crude and refined oils, containers and ferry traffic. Employing over 100 full-time staff it is not only a generator of economic activity but is also a significant catalyst for economic development with total contributions on goods and services of €230 million to the Irish economy.
The Buckhead section of Atlanta, just outside the city, is perhaps one of the most sought after communities in this area. Considered the uptown district of Atlanta, Buckhead includes a major financial and commercial district, the Lenox Square shopping area, and large homes throughout many different neighborhoods
California Commercial Security (CCS) aims to deliver customized solutions to meet all of their customers’ security needs. So, when customers began asking for someone to manage their security systems, CCS used creative solutions with their existing manufacturer to make their clients happy.
Shopping del Sol, the largest mall in Asunción, Paraguay, encompasses 180 stores and receives around 600,000 visitors per month. Because of the large volume of visitors and merchandise sold at the mall, maintaining a secure environment is a primary focus.
The Thrifty King grocery store chain brought all of its stores onto a common intrusion alarm platform to make it easier for the owner and store managers to monitor and manage the system, either at the store level or remotely.